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A 27-year-old female asked:

at what temp in an adult do you seek medical help? other symptoms are body aches and chills.

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Dr. Stacey Lin
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Temp: Seeking medical attention is not based on one thing. Given your body aches and chills, i would seek medical attention regardless of temperature. Hope that helps.

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